Backlash: What Happens When We Talk Honestly About Racism in America (© Rowman & Littlefield, 2018).

Jacket design by Jen Huppert Design

On Race: 34 Conversations in a Time of Crisis. Introduction and all interviews conducted by George Yancy. Oxford University Press (2017).

Reviewed by Grace Jackson-Brown in Booklist, September 1, 2017.

Kirkus Review (posted June 13, 2017).

Black Bodies, White Gazes: The Continuing Significance of Race in America, Second Edition. (Foreword by Linda Alcoff) Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield (2016).

Reviewed by L.L. Lovern in Choice, September 2017.

Our Black Sons Matter: Mothers Talk about Fears, Sorrows, and Hopes. Co-edited with Maria del Guadalupe Davidson and Susan Hadley. Introduction by George Yancy. Afterword by Farah Jasmine Griffin. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield (2016).

Reviewed by Vanessa Bush in Booklist, January 1, 2017. This book was a STARRED Review and was also selected as the Booklist Top 10 List of the Best Diverse Nonfiction Titles in 2017.

White Self-Criticality beyond Anti-Racism: How Does It Feel to Be a White Problem? Edited with introduction by George Yancy. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books (2015).

Reviewed by Kris Sealey in Hypatia Reviews Online, 2016.

Reviewed by Robert A. Winkler in KULT Online: The Review Journal, 2016.

Reviewed by Naomi Zack in Philosophia Africana, Vol. 17, Issue 2, 2015-2016.

Reviewed by M. W. Westmoreland in Choice, May 2015.

Exploring Race in Predominantly White Classrooms: Scholars of Color Reflect (Critical Social Thought Series). Co-edited with Maria Del Guadalupe Davidson. Introduction by George Yancy and additional submission of chapter; Afterword by Maria Del Guadalupe Davidson. New York: Routledge (2014).

Reviewed by J. Watras in Choice, October 2014.

Reviewed by Karlyn Crowley in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 14, No. 1, Fall 2014.

Reviewed by Kit Field, International Professional Development Association, April 11, 2014.

Pursuing Trayvon Martin: Historical Contexts and Contemporary Manifestations of Racial Dynamics. Co-edited and co-authored Introduction with Janine Jones and additional submission of chapter. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books (2013). The first paperback edition of this book was published in 2014 along with a New Preface Written by the Editors.

Reviewed by Joy Simmons Bradley in Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Criminology, July, Vol. 5 (2), 2013.

Reviewed by Michelle Rowley in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 12, No. 2, Spring 2013.

Look, A White! Philosophical Essays on Whiteness. (Foreword by Naomi Zack) Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press (2012).

Reviewed by Clevis Headley in Journal of World Philosophies, Vol. 1, No. 1 (2016).
Reviewed by David Driedger in Geez: Contemplative Cultural Resistance; "Identifying Whiteness -- An Invisible Norm," July 7, 2016.
Reviewed by Joseph Smith in Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal, 35:1-2 (November 2014).
Reviewed by Stephen D. Brookfield in Adult Education Quarterly, Vol 64, No. 2 May 2014.
Reviewed by Steve Martinot in Socialism and Democracy, Vol. 27, Issue 3, 2013
Reviewed by Clevis Headley ("Philosophy and the Problem of Whiteness: Working Through George Yancy's Look, a White! Philosophical Essays on Whiteness"), Philosophia Africana, Vol. 15:2, 2013.
Reviewed by Karen Teel ("My Whiteness, Myself: A Review of George Yancy's Look, a White!"), Philosophia Africana, Vol. 15:2, 2013.
Reviewed by Linda Furgerson Selzer ("Philosophy in a 'Syncopated Cadence' : Living Race, Living Philosophy"), Educational Philosophy and Theory, 2013.
Reviewed by Barbara Applebaum ("Turning the Gaze on Whiteness: Opacity, Dispossession and the Call to Tarry"), Educational Philosophy and Theory, 2013.
Reviewed by Melvin Armstrong ("I See White People. No, Really, I See White People": A Review of George Yancy's Look, a White! Philosophical Essays on Whiteness"), Educational Philosophy and Theory, 2013.
Reviewed by Denise James in Radical Philosophy Review, Vol. 16, No 3, 2013.
Reviewed by Hernan Vera in Monthly Review, Vol. 65, Issue 04 (September), 2013.
Reviewed by Shannon W. Sullivan in Radical Philosophy: A Journal of Socialist and Feminist Philosophy, 177 (January/February) 2013.
Reviewed by Taine Duncan in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 12, No. 1, Fall 2012.
Reviewed by Tim Lake in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 12, No. 1, Fall 2012.
Reviewed by Crista Lebens in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 12, No. 1, Fall 2012.
Reviewed by Cris Mayo in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 12, No. 1, Fall 2012.
Reviewed by David Roediger in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 12, No. 1, Fall 2012.
Reviewed by Grant J. Silva in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 12, No. 1, Fall 2012.
Reviewed by T. L. Lott in Choice, December 2012.
                                            

Christology and Whiteness: What Would Jesus Do? Edited with Introduction by George Yancy. New York: Routledge (2012).

Reviewed by Kara N. Slade in Political Theology, Vol. 16, No. 1, January 2015.
Reviewed by Darrius D. Hills in Religious Studies Review, Vol. 40, Issue 3, September, 2014.
Reviewed by Anthony Reddie in Black Theology, Vol. 12, No. 9, April 2014.
Reviewed by Jessica Patella Konig in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 12, No. 2, Spring 2013.
Reviewed by Jon Nilson in Theological Studies, 74.3 (Sept. 2013).
Reviewed by Diana L. Hayes in The Journal of the Black Catholic Theological Symposium, VI (2013): 131-137.

Reframing the Practice of Philosophy: Bodies of Color, Bodies of Knowledge. Edited with Introduction and chapter by George Yancy. SUNY Press (2012).

Reviewed by Anna Carastathis in Philosophy in Review, Vol. XXXIV, No. 1-2, 2014.
Reviewed by Grant J. Silva in APA Newsletter on Hispanic/Latino Issues in Philosophy, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2013.
Reviewed by L.L. Lovern in Choice, August 2012.

Therapeutic Uses of Rap and Hip-Hop. Co-edited and co-authored Introduction with Susan Hadley. New York: Routledge (2011).

Reviewed by Audrey Hausig in Music Therapy Perspectives, Vol. 30, 2013.
Reviewed by Christine M. Rine in Health & Social Work, Vol. 38, No. 1, February, 2013.
Reviewed by Carol Drucker in PsycCRITIQUES, 57 (29), 2012.
Reviewed by Helen Short in British Journal of Music Therapy, Vol. 26, No.2, 2012.
Reviewed by Philippa Derrington in Journal of Social Work Practice, 26 (2), 2012.
Reviewed by A.C. Shahriari in Choice, May, 2012.
Reviewed by Carolyn Hart in the Australian Journal of Music Therapy, Volume 23, 2012.
Reviewed by Pauline Culliney, which first appeared in BACP Children & Young People, December 2012 issue, p47.

The Center Must Not Hold: White Women Philosophers on the Whiteness of Philosophy. (Foreword by Sandra Harding) Edited with Introduction by George Yancy. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books (2010). The first paperback edition of this book was published in 2011.

Reviewed by Taine Duncan in Philosophy & Social Criticism, 39 (6), 2013.
Reviewed by Lale Demirturk in African American Review, Volume 44.3, 2012.
Reviewed by Lauren Freeman in Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy, 26, no. 2, Spring, 2011.

Critical Perspectives on bell hooks (Critical Social Thought Series).  Co-edited with Maria Del Guadalupe Davidson.   Co-authored Introduction and additional submission of chapter. New York: Routledge (2009).

Reviewed by Alexis Shotwell in APA Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy, Vol. 10, No. 2, Spring, 2011.
Reviewed by Robert Con Davis-Undiano in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 09, No. 1, Fall 2009.

Black Bodies, White Gazes: The Continuing Significance of Race. (Foreword by Linda Alcoff) Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield (2008). (Received Honorable Mention from the Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights)

White Balance, written and directed by Nima Tajbakhsh was inspired by my philosophical work on Black bodies as seen through the white gaze.

Reviewed by A. Todd Franklin in APA Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy, Vol. 10, No. 2, Spring, 2011.
Reviewed by David Polizzi in Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Criminology, Vol. 3 (1), 2011
Reviewed by Melvin L. Rogers in Journal of Speculative Philosophy, Vol. 24, No. 2, 2010.
Reviewed by Matthew W. Hughey in Ethnic and Racial Studies, Vol. 33, No. 7 July 2010.
Reviewed by Richard A. Jones in Radical Philosophy Review, Vol. 13, No. 1 2010.
Reviewed by Mark W. Westmoreland in In-Spire Journal of Law, Politics and Societies, Vol. 4., No. 2 2010.
Reviewed by David Clinton Wills in APA Newsletter on Hispanic/Latino Issues in Philosophy, Vol. 09, No. 2, 2010.
Reviewed by Clevis Headley, under the title "The Existential Turn in African American Philosophy: Disclosing the Existential Phenomenological Foundations of Black Bodies, White Gazes: The Continuing Significance of Race in The CLR James Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1 (Spring) 2010.
Reviewed (with modifications) by Clevis Headley, under the title "The Existential Turn in African American Philosophy: Disclosing the Existential Phenomenological Foundations of Black Bodies, White Gazes: The Continuing Significance of Race in APA Newsletter on Hispanic/Latino Issues in Philosophy, Vol. 09, No. 2, 2010.
Reviewed by Steve Martinot in Socialism and Democracy, Vol. 23, No.3. 2009.
Reviewed by Cynthia Willett in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 09, No. 1, Fall 2009.
Reviewed by L.L. Lovern in Choice, June 2009.
Reviewed by E. Lale Demirturk in MELUS, 34 (4), Winter 2009.
Reviewed by John T. Warren in The Review of Communication, Vol. 9, No. 3, July 2009.
Reviewed by Timothy Chambers in Radical Philosophy: A Journal of Socialist and Feminist Philosophy, 156, Jul/Aug 2009.

Philosophy in Multiple Voices. Edited with Introduction by George Yancy. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield (2007). (Winner of the CHOICE Outstanding Academic Book Award for 2009).

Reviewed by L.L. Lovern in Choice, March 2008.
Reviewed by Mark Chekola in APA Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy, Vol. 08, No.1, Fall 2008.

Narrative Identities: Psychologists Engaged in Self-Construction. Co-edited with Susan Hadley. Preface by Yancy and Hadley. London: Jessica Kingsley Press (2005).

Reviewed by Kristen Hennessy in Janus Head, 2007.
Reviewed by Carolyn Kenny in Nordic Journal of Music Therapy (15 (1), 2006.
Reviewd by Elizabeth McCardell in Metapsychology:Online Reviews, 2007.
Reviewed by Hevern, V. W. under "Building Lives (and Theory) in a Post-Positivist Age" in PsycCRITIQUES-Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books, 51(2), Article 11, 2006.

White on White/Black on Black. (Foreword by Cornel West) Edited with Introduction and chapter by George Yancy. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield (2005). (Winner of the CHOICE Outstanding Academic Book Award for 2005).

Reviewed by Lisa Heldke in The Journal of Speculative Philosophy, Vol. 20, No.4, 2006.
Reviewed by Clevis Headley in Philosophia Africana, Vol. 9, No. 1, March 2006.
Reviewed by M.R. Michau in Choice, November, 2005.
Reviewed by Mildred Mortimer in The European Legacy: Toward New Paradigms, Vol.12, No. 12, 2007.

What White Looks Like: African American Philosophers on the Whiteness Question. Edited with Introduction and chapter by George Yancy. New York: Routledge (2004).

Reviewed by L. Sebastian Purcell in Essays in Philosophy: A Biannual Journal, Vol. 9, No.1, January 2008.
Reviewed by Mike Hill in CLIO, 35.1 Fall 2005.
Reviewed by T. L. Lott in Choice, January 2005.
Reviewed by Audrey Thompson in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 04, No. 1 Fall 2004.

The Philosophical I: Personal Reflections on Life in Philosophy. Edited with Introduction and chapter by George Yancy. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield (2002).

Reviewed by David Macey in Radical Philosophy: A Journal of Socialist and Feminist Philosophy, 122, 3003.
Reviewed by D. Stewart in Choice, June 2003.
Reviewed by Dan Warner in APA Newsletter on Philosophy and the Black Experience, Vol. 02, No. 2, June 2003.
Reviewed by Anthony Egan in Politikon: South African Journal of Political Studies, Vol. 31, No. 2, November 2004.
Reviewed by Jeanette Bicknell in Philosophy in Review, 24:1, 2004.

Cornel West: A Critical Reader. (Afterword by Cornel West) Edited with Introduction and chapter by George Yancy. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers (2001).

Reviewed by Leslie Armour in Library Journal, v126, i14, September 2001.
Reviewed by Peniel E. Joseph in semcoop.com, Fall 2001.
Reviewed by Emmett L. Bradbury in Ethics, Vol. 113, No. 1, October 2002.

African-American Philosophers: 17 Conversations. Edited with Introduction, and all interviews conducted by George Yancy. New York: Routledge, 1998. (Winner of the CHOICE Outstanding Academic Book Award for 1999).

Reviewed by R.M. Stewart in Choice, June 1999.
Reviewed by Vernon Ford in Booklist, November 1, 1998.
Reviewed by Stella Sandford in Radical Philosophy: A Journal of Socialist and Feminist Philosophy, 95 May/June, 1999.
Reviewed by John Pittman in The British Society for the History of Philosophy Newsletter, Vol. 8, No.1, March 2000.
Reviewed by James G. Spady in New Observer, February 10, 1999.
Reviewed by Arnold Farr, in The Philadelphia Tribune Magazine.
Reviewed by Terry C. Skeats in Library Journal, 1998.



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